MIDDLETOWN, Conn.– The Castleton women's outdoor track and field team opened its outdoor season at the Wesleyan University Spring Classic on Saturday.
Ashley Darrell set the school record in the 5,000-meter run with a 19th-place run of 23:01.43.
Bronwen Hopwood placed 12th of 25 in the 100-meter dash in 14.06 seconds. She was also 14th in the field of 35 in the 200-meter dash in 28.70 seconds and placed fifth in the long jump with a distance of 4.88 meters (16'0.25).
Emily Maier finished 23rd in the 200-meter dash in 30.17 and seventh in the 100-meter hurdles with a time of 18.88 seconds. Ricki Mihulka was 14th in the 100-meter dash in 14.22 seconds and eighth in the long jump with a distance of 4.61 meters (15'1.5").
Iyanna Williams placed seventh out of 21 in the discus with a heave of 27.61 meters (90'7"). She was also 10th of 18 in the hammer throw with a throw of 30.65 meters (100'7"). Ally Stearns placed third in the hammer at 38.85 meters (127'5").
In the high jump, Hannah Coupas placed seventh with a height of 1.42 meters (4'7.75").
The Spartans will return to action on March 30 at the Saints Spring Breaker Open hosted by St. Lawrence University.